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Body camera footage starts at approximately 16:42 in full press conference video.

Sports Stories

Tarboro 8, Edenton 1: Playing on back-to-back nights for the first time this summer, the Edenton Steamers (1-3, 1-2 in PCL East) failed to get going and lost 8-1 to the Tarboro River Bandits (6-0, 3-0 PCL East) on Monday night.

This is the time of year that the occasional afternoon thunderstorm rolls into the area but if you time it right you can really score some nice largemouth just before and after the rains.

Opinion Stories

Plenty of politicians, planners and business folks think they know what North Carolina’s post-pandemic economy will look like. But few seem entirely sure. They are noticeably hedging their predictions, which I consider to be a wise precaution. They ought to be hedging their bets, as well.

Feature Stories

Shepard-Pruden Memorial Library

The Summer Reading Program is up and running smoothly this year. Miss Lee, Miss Brandy and Miss D are keeping everything running smoothly. Miss Markita, Miss D and Miss Brandy are also putting together Teen Tuesday events. The first one was held this week – two different Escape Rooms. They’r…

A list of the top thirty-five “Alien Invasion Films of the 1950s” includes titles such as Invasion of the Body Snatchers, The Thing from Another World, The War of the Worlds, Invaders from Mars, I Married a Monster from Outer Space, Invasion of the Saucer Men, Killers from Space, It Conquere…

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